Professor Donald Morrison from UIC Visits ZJUT
Date:2019-09-16 Hit:

Sep. 16, 2019

On September 11th, Professor Donald Morrison from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), the USA, delivered an academic lecture at Zhejiang University of Technology (ZJUT).

The lecture was titled “Bacterial Genetic Transformation: A Natural Key to Rapid Evolution”,in which, combining his over-40-year scientific research experience, Prof. Donald Morrison introduced the molecular mechanism of natural genetic transformation of bacteria and its effect on bacterial evolution and drug resistance.

Prof. Morrison received his bachelor's degree from Harvard Universityand his doctoral degree from Yale University. He is currently a tenured professor at the UIC and a member of the school board.

(Text by Sun Dongchang from College of Biotechnology and Bioengineering; Translation by Chen Ke’er, Liu Jiangang)